WEBUYE WEST POLITICIAN DITCHES UDA FOR FORD KENYA.
By Porcupine Wanjekeche.
Webuye West constituency contestant on United Democratic Party has ditched his party to join Ford KENYA. Kelly Walubengo was recieved in the party today in a ceremony attended and graced by party leader Moses Wetangula.
Walubengo contested in the August polls and gannered 12, 469 votes against the incumbent Dan Wanyama of United Democratic Party who got 14,000. He has however challenged the election of Wanyama in court .
“I have been lacking a utility player in Webuye . This is a big deal for the party today.” Wetangula said after recieving him in the party.
Webuye East MP Martin Wanyonyi said , Walubengo’s admission will breath new energy into the party.
The leaders used the opportunity to drum support for Ford Kenya senatorial candidate , David Wakoli.
Wakoli is facing off on 8Th of December with UDA candidate Mwambu Mabonga and DAP’s Wafula Wamunyinyi to elect a senator in a by election after the elevation of Moses Wetangula
Bungoma county woman representative Catherine Wambilyanga and FK county chairperson were in Attendance